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Basement Slab Poured at Velasco

Date added: 01 Feb 2016


Bennett (Construction) Ltd were appointed as Main Contractor on the Velaso Project.  It is based on the junction of Clanwilliam Place and Grand Canal Street, Dublin 2. The project consists of the demolition of the existing 4 storey Kestrel House office building and the construction of a new 6573m2, 7 storey office block with a lower ground and basement level. 

 
Velasco Office Development CGI

To date, the kingpost and in-situ top down wall has been installed for the retention system around the perimeter of the site, the basement has been excavated (approx. 10 metres below the existing road level) and 23 nr. anti-floatation anchors have been installed into the rock at basement level.  The 400m2 (700mm deep) Sika watertight basement slab was poured on 28th January 2016. The rising elements from basement to lower ground are now following on.